Economic Tensions Continue Over Ukraine

Alexey Ulyukaev, Russias Minister of Economic Development outlines three demands Moscow has concerning the Association agreement. Primarily, Russia insists that postponing of the agreement coming into force, previously announced to December 31, 2015, should be formally and legally established. </p>

// Sep. 18, 2014 - 17:00 GMT


Russia to Increase Defense and National Security Spending

Scientists voice Yamal crater theories, Russia to increase defense and national security spending, Defense Ministry refutes involvement in downed Ukrainian fighter, Experts say U.S. sanctions against Russia more shock than substance, Israeli forces enter Gaza in ground assault, World leaders demand thorough investigation of downed commercial airliner. These issues in Voice of Russia's daily Press Review.

// Jul. 19, 2014 - 00:33 GMT


Russia to prepare intelligence officers for CIS

Russia to prepare intelligence officers for CIS, Ukraine announces large-scale privatization, Britain may tax sugar, Russia investigates comics as 'propaganda of violence', Germany asks top US intelligence official to leave country, Obama names next U.S. ambassador to Russia. These issues in Voice of Russia's daily Press Review.

// Jul. 11, 2014 - 16:42 GMT


Proton-M manufacturing defect caused launch failure

Proton-M manufacturing defect caused launch failure, Russia's Central Bank suggested banks monitor employees, U.S. congressmen concerned about Russia-Iran oil deal, U.S., Iran to hold nuclear talks, Families of lost Malaysian airliner passengers launch appeal for whistle-blowers, Russia's special economic zones to be controlled by regions.

// Jun. 10, 2014 - 13:55 GMT